Palestinian President Abbas sits with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu as leaders gathered to deliver a joint statement on Middle East Peace talks at the White House

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (L) sits next to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Washington, Sept. 1, 2010. (photo by REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (L) sits next to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as leaders gathered to deliver a joint statement on Middle East Peace talks in the East Room of the White House in Washington September 1, 2010. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES – Tags: POLITICS IMAGES OF THE DAY) – RTR2HTF7

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